SSC Economics Sample Paper NCERT Sample Paper-6

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    In some parts of our country, apart from Rabi and Kharif Zaid crop is grown from March to June. Which among the following comes under Zaid crop?

    A)  Barley 

    B)  Soya bean

    C)  Muskmelon      

    D)  Lady Finger

    Correct Answer: C

    Solution :

    [c] The crops grown on irrigated lands which do not have to wait for monsoons, in the short duration between Rabi and Kharif crop season, mainly from March to June, are called Zaid crops (also written as Zayad crops). These crops are grown mainly in the summer season during a period called the "Zayad crop season." They require warm dry weather for major growth period and longer day length for flowering. The main produce are seasonal fruits and vegetables. Examples: Watermelon, cucumber, muskmelon and sugar cane.

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